May Tote Residency

—April 9th, 2019


—May 14th, 2018

May 24 – Oakland, CA – White Horse
May 25 – San Francisco, CA – Hemlock
May 26 – Los Angeles, CA – Highland Park Bowl
May 30 – Austin, TX – Beerland
May 31 – Memphis, TN – Bar DKDC
June 1 – Murray, KY – Terrapin Station
June 2 – Knoxville, TN – Pilot Light
June 4 – Lafayette, IN – The Spot
June 5 – Indianapolis, IN – State St Pub
June 6 – Columbus, OH – Cafe Bourbon St
June 7 – Philadelphia, PA – Kung Fu Necktie
June 8 – Jersey City, NJ – WFMU
June 8 – Brooklyn, NY – Alphaville
June 9 – New Haven, CT – Never Got To Be Cool
June 10 – Cleveland, OH – Now That’s Class
June 11 – Bloomington, IN – Blockhouse
June 12 – Chicago, IL – Planet Malevolent
June 13 – St Louis, MO – The Nest
June 14 – Omaha, NE – O’Leavers
June 15 – Rapid City, SD – The Cave
June 16 – Bismarck, ND – Creekside Music Festival
June 20 – Portland, OR – Kenton Club

End of year honors for Gravity/Repulsion!

—December 28th, 2017

Gravity/Repulsion garnered several end of year honors including: 

Noisey/Vice’s top 100 songs, Doug Mosurock (Still Single), Ripe’s 100 best Australian tracks, Can’t Stop The BleedingDoug Wallen (Rolling Stone, Spin), and Vinyl District’s top records of 2017.

Australian Tour 2017 Dates Announced!

—September 5th, 2017

Friday 22nd of September @ Polyester Records, Melbourne

Tour Kick-Off/Album Release Day w/ No Local

Saturday 23rd of September @ Format Systems Inc, Adelaide

Album Launch w/ Basty H. & Friends

Friday 29th of September @ Black Bear Lodge, Brisbane

Album Launch, w/ Thigh Master, Some Jerks, Marville

Saturday 30th of September @ The Bearded Lady, Brisbane

Album Launch w/ Manners (Free show!)

Friday 6th of October @ The Phoenix, Canberra

Album Launch w/ Thunderbolt City

Saturday 7th of October @ The Union, Sydney

Album Launch w/ Shrapnel, Spike Vincent

Friday 13th of October @ The Tote Upstairs, Melbourne

Album Launch w/ Time For Dreams, Summer Flake, Astral Skulls, Psychedelic Coven DJs

Saturday 14th of October @ The Grand Poobah, Hobart

Album Launch w/ A Swayze & The Ghosts, Filthy Little Star, Quivers

New Film Clip!

—July 24th, 2017

Thanks to Noisey for premiering the new film clip for I Never Had Enough Time With You from Melbourne animator Sophia Mero!


Noisey Premieres The First Single From Gravity/Repulsion!

—June 1st, 2017

Thanks to Noisey for premiering “I Never Had Enough Time With You”!

Check it out here!

Shovels 2017 USA Tour Dates Announced!

—April 12th, 2017

Shovels 2015 USA Tour Dates Announced!

—May 24th, 2015

Shovels Australian Tour 2014 Dates Announced!

—October 23rd, 2014

Shovels Debut LP Out On Homeless Records In Early 2014!

—January 28th, 2014

We are very excited to announce that Shovels self-titled LP will be released on Homeless Records very soon!   Melbourne’s Homeless is also home to records by The Stabs, Stickmen, Cuntz, Sewers, and other great Australian bands.  Ace!